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Old 05-03-2005, 04:31 PM   #1
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im making a track and i was worndring what wood should i use for an on road. 2"4"s or some thing else ?
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Old 05-03-2005, 04:42 PM   #2
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Chalk....it's more forgiving then 2x4's.
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but chalk is harder to drive on bec u might lose where ur going and swich lanes un like wood that wont happen
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Plastic rain gutter turned upside down, overlap it and screw it together. Works great, not to hard on the cars and is cheaper than wood.
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where ccan we get that stuff ?
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any home depot or local builders' supply should have it.
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i used concrete!! pvc for walls, i took them down though cuz im going to make it wider, right now its only 5 feet wide.
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Do you think it might be problem if a race track is built inside metallic building? Something like these




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thats would be a great place to build it especially if it rains or snows around your area it get wet
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I know those benefits and are some of the reasons to built something like this, but my question is basically if there is a chance to have interfernces in a building like that!

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You could try using the flat soccer domes for mostly the cormers and chalk for the straigh aways etc.

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I know those benefits and are some of the reasons to built something like this, but my question is basically if there is a chance to have interfernces in a building like that!

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Ive raced in a building with similar amounts of metal in the cealing as some of those buildings. People did get some interference but none more than we would usually get if we had been in a different building. I dont think it would cause a problem
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